Friday, February 26, 2010

Teaching and writing poetry with visiting writer Brent Goodman

The Red River Valley Writing Project is proud to present a week long advanced institute with Wisconsin poet Brent Goodman. RRVWP teacher consultants can earn one continuing education through UND by attending all sessions. This option is only available for RRVWP teacher consultants. Grand Forks Public Schools teachers can earn Prism Credit. The pre and post poet sessions are only available to RRVWP tc's and do not count toward Prism Credit. Grand Forks Public Schools teachers can earn Prism Credit and should register for events on My Learning Plan. Selections available on My Learning Plan are indicated below.

Pre-poet (2 hours) Wednesday, March 10, 6:00-8:00 PM room 167 Central High School, Grand Forks

With Brent Goodman - Painting with Your Senses: Teaching "Show Don't Tell" (3 hours)
Friday, March 12, 6:00-9:00 PM UND (available for Prism Credit on My Learning Plan)


With Brent Goodman - Our Poem: Creative Collaboration in the Classroom (3 hours) Saturday, March 13, 8:30- 11:30 AM UND (available for Prism Credit on My Learning Plan)


With Brent Goodman - Building Your Own Room: Inventing Poetic Forms (3 hours) Saturday, March 13, 1:30-4:30 PM UND (available for Prism Credit on My Learning Plan)


With Brent Goodman - Public reading/Q&A session (2 hours) Saturday, March 13, 7:00-9:00, North Dakota Museum of Art, UND

Post-poet (2 hours) Wednesday, March 17, 6:00-8:00 PM room 167, Central High School, Grand Forks

Total instructional hours = 15 hours